Philip A. Teel
Director & Organizer
Philip Teel joined Northrop Grumman Corporation in 2000 and retired in 2009
as Corporate Vice President Northrop Grumman Corporation. He served as
corporate vice president and president of two ofthe company’s largest sectors,
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems and Northrop Grumman Ship Systems.
He Was also a member ofthe company’s corporate policy council.
Mission Systems is a leading global integrator of complex, mission-enabling systems and
services. He led operations of the businesses and its 18,000 employees, who offer value-
added solutions through infomation teohnolo gy systems and services; systems
engineering and analysis; systems development and integration; scientific, engineering,
and technical services; and enterprise management services. Ship Systems is the largest
builder ofnonr1uclear ships for the U.S. Navy. Previously he served as sector vice
president of Airborne Early Warning and Electronic Warfare Systems at Northrop
Grumman’s Integrated Systems sector in Bethpage, N.Y.
Prior to joining Northrop Grumman, Teel was vice president of Navy and Maritime
programs for Raytheor1’s Aircraft Integration Systems. From 1987 to 1993, he served in
Raytheon as program manager, program director, and integrated technical and
management team leader for various large defense systems.
He began his career as an employee ofthe Naval Air Systems Command, Where he held
positions in engineering and program management.
Teel earned a bache1or’s degree in aerospace engineering from the Georgia Institute of
Technology and a master’s degree in engineering management from the George
He has served on the board of governors for the Mississippi Economic Council, the
board of directors ofthe Gulf Coast Business Council and is a member of the
Mississippi Partnership for Economic Development. He is a former chairman ofthe
Business Council of New York.